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Menu Planning

So this week, I headed to Trader Joe’s for groceries.  On the menu, Roasted Turkey Breast, Grilled Salmon, and Mahi Mahi all accompanied by salad, broccolini, and sugar snap peas.  I picked up my usual fruit, bread, meats and veggies but since I was in Trader Joes, I also grabbed snacks, frozen fruit, body care […]

Menu Planning

New week, new plan right?  I learned some things from last week’s menu planning.  1) Plan for leftovers or eating out on Friday, 2) It’s not a great time saver if you don’t prep things in advance, and 3) You’ll need a midweek trip to replenish your fruit. So this week’s menu is Asian Fish […]

Menu Planning

My CSA has ended, so now it’s back to the grocery store for food.  Initially, I was cooking the same way I had during the CSA months, just making a meal out of whatever yummies were on hand.  Well you know what happens when your CSA has ended and you don’t go grocery shopping???  You […]

Mexican Night

Mexican night was a huge success. I decorated the table very simply, with a colorful striped tablecloth, pinata (unfilled), a matador cape (repurposed cloth napkin), and a vase filled with Mexican candy.  For fresh flowers, I used sunflowers and red gerbera daisies. On the menu were carnitas, Milk’s famous turkey tacos, rice and beans, guacamole, […]